BOCA Group’s Newly Formed Advisory Board Welcomes New Members

In an effort to focus on their future business development in new high-rise vertical transportation design BOCA Group, the nation’s leading elevator and escalator consulting firm, has welcomed new members to their recently formed Advisory Board. The Board, which was created to help provide broad industry insight to BOCA Group’s strategic plans for long term growth objectives, would like to welcome new members Richard Wernon, BOCA Group’s President, Sam Sloane, Principal/Managing Director and Terry Wernon, Principal/Executive Vice President. In addition, Michael Landis has also been named to the Board. Mr. Landis brings thirty-four years of experience in the vertical transportation industry and over six years in real estate development, management and brokerage. “Michael’s broad experience in the industry will provide significant insight to BOCA Group in helping to assess its resources and strengths as we look to our future and how to best service our client’s needs now and in the future”, said Richard Wernon, President and co-founder of BOCA Group.

Continuing, Mr. Wernon, stated, “The newly appointed members of the Advisory Board will meet regularly and focus on strategic recommendations and the company’s overall operating objectives with regard to new business development.” As a first initiative, BOCA Group has joined the Council on Tall Buildings & Urban Habitats (CTBUH) to support their efforts in growing the company as a designer of new construction vertical transportation projects. “Our organization has worked hard to provide crucial services to our current clients and we look forward to continuing these highly valued relationships. At the same time, forging new relationships within the industry will provide to further our ability to design vertical transportation systems for new construction projects”, said Mr. Wernon.

BOCA Group is the leading provider of vertical transportation solutions for some of the nation’s largest and most reputable building owners and developers. Headquartered in New York, and with offices in major cities throughout the United States, BOCA Group’s team of licensed and degreed inspectors, engineers and project managers provide a complete solution for design, analysis, specification, full service project management, testing and service evaluation including complete jurisdictionally required test witnessing and management throughout the country and overseas. BOCA Group provides a broad scope of professional services to the real estate industry including property managers, architectural firms and building owners for vertical transportation systems for existing or new construction projects. For more information on BOCA Group’s turnkey consulting services, please visit or email